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  • NaturalHistorySocietyofMaryland
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    Posted October 16, 2018

    Maryland Entomological Society October 19th, 2018 Meeting

    Global Climate Change and what History tells us about the Risk of New Vector-Borne Pathogens being introduced into the United States Speaker: Dr. Michael Turell recently retired as a principal investigator at USAMRIID (United States Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases) where he had served for more than 30 years. The introduction and spread…

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  • Amy Young - GVC
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    Posted October 16, 2018

    Trail Maintenance & Invasive Plant Removal in Baltimore County

    The Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC) is seeking volunteers to participate in a Trail Maintenance & Invasive Plant Removal event in Baltimore County this Sunday, October 21. Volunteers will be split into two groups: Trail Maintenance: Learn the proper techniques, such as rock armoring and rolling grade dips, to prevent sediment erosion and improve water quality….

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  • Sally Claggett
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    Agroforestry Team - FRS
    Posted October 16, 2018

    Conservation Reserve Program Closed: On Hold Until New Farm Bill

    Many of you are already aware that the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP and CREP) was only authorized through Fiscal Year 2018.  As of September 28, 2018, it has been closed across the country and not likely to re-open until there is a new Farm Bill. Here is the Farm Service Agency notice: https://www.fsa.usda.gov/Internet/FSA_Notice/crp_860.pdf This unfortunate development…

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  • Heather A.
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    Chesapeake Network
    Posted October 15, 2018

    Chesapeake Bay Trust – Program Assistant

    The Chesapeake Bay Trust seeks a qualified candidate to serve as Program Assistant in the Outreach and Education Program Department. This position will assist the Trust with grant review, grant management, and grant tracking.  This person will be a key member of a sixteen-person staff. This is a full-time salary position (40 hours per week)…

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  • Brad Knopf
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    Anne Arundel Watershed Stewards Academy
    Posted October 15, 2018

    WaterSavers Cartoon – 10/15/18

    Hi All, Please feel free to use this if you like. Thanks, Brad Knopf

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  • Tanya Denckla Cobb
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    Posted October 12, 2018

    Our Evolving Food System: From Slavery to Sovereignty (a UVA Bicentennial event)

    Greetings Chesapeake Network friends – T-MINUS FIVE DAYS until the kick-off of the symposium, Our Evolving Food System: from Slavery to Sovereignty! Thank you to everyone who has expressed interest thus far, and we cannot wait to see everyone there next week on October 17-18. We strongly encourage you to reserve your spots in Eventbrite by Monday, October 15,…

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  • Work for Progress
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    Posted October 12, 2018

    U.S. Public Interest Research Group – Advocate for Toxic Free Products

    U.S. PIRG seeks a Make It Toxic-Free Advocate to protect people from harmful chemicals in everyday products.. We should be able to trust that the products we put on our bodies everyday are safe. But our research shows that some companies are reluctant to stop using chemicals associated with an increased risk of cancer, like…

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  • Lisa Baird
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    Posted October 11, 2018

    Tree Planting Events – Calling all Volunteers!

    Get outdoors this fall and join us for these fun tree planting events. Learn how planting a tree directly impacts the health of a stream and help us reforest Frederick, MD! Sign up today to plant trees on: October 20 (*space is limited) November 3 November 10 November 17 For more info and to sign…

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    Posted October 11, 2018

    ShoreRivers Presents 9th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival

    ShoreRivers is pleased to host its 9th annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival on Friday, November 16, 2018. The festival showcases communities and individuals engaging with issues surrounding their environment. This year the festival will be comprised of eight films highlighting the beauty of our Earth and the work many communities are doing to protect…

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  • NaturalHistorySocietyofMaryland
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    Posted October 11, 2018

    Natural History Society of Maryland Fossil Club Lecture by Dr. Thomas Holtz on Theropod Dinosaurs

    This month NHSM Fossil Club will have a second meeting (Oct. 24th) welcoming Dr. Thomas Holtz as our guest speaker!   Dr. Holtz is extensively published, specializing in tyrannosaurids and other theropod dinosaurs. He recently visited the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology and will have some interesting news to share with our club! This will be…

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